The Spokane Symphony will present a tribute to Jerome Kern, featuring many of his compositions as well as a performance of the musical Show Boat in concert, March 8 at 8 PM at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox.
The concert will feature Teri Dale Hansen as Magnolia and Joy Jacobs as Julie, both of whom performed in the Tony Award-winning 1994 revival. The cast will also feature Robert Sims as Joe and Nat Chandler as Ravenal. Morihiko Nakahara will conduct.
Show Boat, which features music by Kern and book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, is based on Edna Ferber's novel of the same name. The musical follows the performers, stagehands and dockworkers on the Mississippi River show boat the Cotton Blossom, 1887 to 1927, and features the songs as "Ol' Man River," "Make Believe" and "Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man."
You're invited to spend an evening filled with personal tales of difficult choices, bad breaks, worse men and some of the most glorious songs ever written. It's an intimate evening, up close with a legend.
So pull up a chair and order up a drink. Because she's got a life to sing. Tickets as low as $85!
Fuerza Bruta Wayra
Here Lies Love
On The Town
Piece of My Heart
Scenes From A Marriage
Sex With Strangers
The Country House
The Good and The True
This is Our Youth
You Can't Take It With You